Mercury Appearing to Aeneas in a Dream

about 1757
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727–1804), After Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian (Venetian), 1696–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Knox; Rizzi 136, ii/ii, with the number "7", top right, which has been abraded out in this impression; de Vesme 85, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.2 x 24.9 cm (14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.) Platemark: 23.8 x 18.7 cm (9 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.2008

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Mrs. James W. Mavor, Cambridge, Massachusetts; her gift to the MFA October 14, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James W. Mavor